On January 13th, the Globe and Mail published an info-graphic outlining the Toronto-Waterloo high-tech corridor, which encompasses 4 urban clusters including Hamilton and represents 15,000 companies employing over a quarter million workers. To see the full graphic in the Globe and Mail, click here
Mariner Endosurgery, an innovative Canadian medical device company announced today the recent completion of an investment round led by several prominent medical device investors and leading laparoscopic surgeons from the Toronto – Hamilton area. “We are very pleased with the strategic investors now on board with Mariner Endosurgery,” said Mitch Wilson, President & COO of […]
Two cutting-edge McMaster-based institutes have received a combined $10 million from the Canada Foundation for Innovation. The Canadian Centre for Electron Microscopy is getting $3.75 million over five years, to maintain its state-of-the-art equipment. The Canadian Research Data Centre Network, which has 27 research data centres across the country, will get $5.9 million for the operations and central management of the network at McMaster.
A generous act of health-care philanthropy has allowed St. Joseph’s Healthcare to purchase state-of-the-art ultrasound and angiography machines as well as an air-handling unit that supplies surgical-grade quality air to prevent the spread of airborne diseases. More than 4,000 radiology procedures are expected to be performed at the facility this year. The imaging technology in […]